Yuval Zommer

Yuval Zommer graduated from the Royal College of Art with an MA in Illustration. He worked as a creative director at leading advertising agencies before becoming the author and illustrator of highly acclaimed non-fiction.

Yuval's stunning 'Big Book of...' series encourages children to explore and care for our natural world. The series has now been published in 25 languages and has won and been shortlisted for numerous awards internationally, including the UKLA Book Awards 2018 & 2019, the English Association's Nonfiction Award 2017 & 2019, and the Made For Mums Award 2018 & 2019

Praise for The Big Book of Bugs

The Big Book of Bugs is an example par excellence of the new variety of non-fiction for kids which brings facts and fascination together with fabulous illustration

Playing by the Book

Did you know…

  • Wind in the Willows and Treasure Island were two books that Yuval read and loved when he was a child.

  • Yuval loves nature. It's the biggest influence on his work.

  • Yuval would love to learn to fly like a bird or an insect!

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Yuval Zommer is performing!

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Theatre performances autumn 2021